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My husband attacks me with ‘dangerous weapons’, wife tells court

A 38-year-old housewife, Sylvia Ekejelape, on Tuesday, pleaded with a Badagry Customary Court to dissolve her 13-year-old marriage alleging that her husband, Stanley, always...
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Husband, mother in-law battle over inheritance

A widower, Isah Sulaiman, has sued his mother in-law at a Magajin Gari Sharia Court in Kaduna, over his late wife’s  inheritance. Sulaiman told the...
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Court quashes compulsory retirement of four Perm Secs in Kogi

The National Industrial Court of Nigeria sitting in Lokoja, Kogi State, on Thursday set aside the compulsory and untimely retirement of four permanent secretaries...
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Court orders extradition of Fatumbi to U.S. to face trial

The Federal High Court, Abuja, on Monday, issued an order for the extradition of Ayodeji Fatumbi, (a.k.a Paul Olawale) to the United States (U.S.)...
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Court dissolves sex-starved man’s seven-year-old marriage

Chief Ademola Odunade, the President, Mapo Customary Court in Ibadan, Oyo State, on Friday, dissolved a seven-year-old marriage on the grounds of sex starvation. The...
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Ex-minister, four others in court over alleged N229m money laundering

A former Minister of Science and Technology, Abdu Bulama, and four others have appeared before the Federal High Court Damaturu, Yobe State on...
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Divorce: ‘My husband is a gossip, liar’

A 43-year-old housewife, Titilayo Akaba, on Thursday, asked a Badagry Customary Court in Topo Garage, Lagos State to dissolve her marriage to Maselin Akada,...
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Housekeepers bolt with employer’s £10,000

Two housekeepers, Favour Sunday and Christopher Ikpam, who allegedly stole their employer’s £10,000 (about N4.7 million), on Wednesday, appeared in an Ikeja Magistrates’ Court. Sunday,...
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Court remands man in prison custody for allegedly beating father

A Karmo Grade 1 Area Court, Abuja, on Wednesday, ordered the remand of one Joseph Omonigho in prison custody for allegedly beating his father. The...
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I may jump into river, divorce-seeking wife tells court

A 28-year-old housewife and mother of one, Mautin Idowu, on Wednesday asked a Badagry Customary Court in Lagos State to dissolve her five-year-old marriage...